UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 7

This Life in the UK practice test contains 24 sample questions and 45 minutes time limit. Remember that you need to get at least 18 Questions correct or 75% to pass this Life in the UK practice test.

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  1. EastEnders and Coronation Street are famous UK landmarks
    • True
    • False
  2. In 1588, which country sent a large fleet of ships to conquer England and restore Catholicism?
    • India
    • USA
    • Russia
    • Spain
  3. The Queen makes the decisions on government policies
    • True
    • False
  4. St Andrews is the patron saint of which country?
    • Wales
    • Scotland
    • Ireland
    • None of the above
  5. When the first professional UK football clubs was were formed?
    • 19th century
    • 15th century
    • 14th century
    • 13th century
  6. According to the current statistics half of young adults have used illegal drugs at least once
    • True
    • False
  7. One of the following groups came to Britain from France to avoid political persecution in 16th and 18th centuries.
    • Jews escaping violence
    • Protestant Huguenots
    • French Royal Family
    • Hungry labourers
  8. Children, who are living in single parent families comprises of
    • 0.60
    • 1.25
    • 0.25
    • 0.75
  9. There should be a balance in political reporting
    • True
    • False
  10. How do the proceedings recorded in Parliament?
    • By TV and Hansard
    • By secretaries
    • By tape recorder
    • By radio and Morse code
  11. The Good Friday agreement was signed between
    • IRA and the UA
    • Irish and British government
    • Republic of Ireland and British government
    • None of the above
  12. What type of democracy does the British system of government follows?
    • The Queen
    • Parliamentary
    • House of Lords
    • Cabinet
  13. Which of the following is the responsibility of the Chancellor of the Exchequer?
    • Agriculture
    • Education
    • Defense
    • Economy
  14. Which famous economist developed ideas about economics during the 18th century and which are still referred to today?
    • Adam Smith
    • David Hume
    • Henry George
    • Robert Dudley Baxter
  15. Who introduced the Statute of Rhuddlan by which Wales annexed to the Crown of England in 1284?
    • Robert the Bruce
    • King Henry V
    • King Edward I of England
    • William III of England
  16. When is St Patrick’s Day, patron to of Northern Ireland?
    • 17th of March
    • 20th of March
    • 24th of March
    • 11th of March
  17. Where is the Parliament of the UK?
    • In Westminster
    • In Windsor Castle
    • In Manchester
    • In Buckingham Palace
  18. How old was Queen Victoria when she became Queen in 1837?
    • 16 years old
    • 18 years old
    • 15 years old
    • 23 years old
  19. When did the First World War start?
    • 1913
    • 1914
    • 1915
    • 1916
  20. Who was responsible for the construction of the Great Western Railway?
    • Sir Norman Foster
    • Isambard Kingdom Brunel
    • Robert Adam
    • Sir Christopher Wren
  21. Which of the following is a fundamental principle of British life?
    • Extremism
    • Intolerance
    • Individual liberty
    • Inequality
  22. What are pantomimes based on?
    • Fairy stories
    • Drama stories
    • War stories
    • Traditional stories
  23. The public can listen to debates in the Palace of Westminster from public galleries in the House of Commons but not in the House of Lords
    • True
    • False
  24. What is the name of the building where the Welsh Assembly members meet?
    • Senedd
    • Stormont
    • Holyrood
    • Westminster

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You need to get at least 75% (18 Questions correct) to pass this Life in the UK practice test.